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"My political experience tells me there was too much democracy in the SDĽ. Even the naked and barefooted Habesh people managed to rise from the ashes. SDĽ will be in parliament again."

Jozef Migaš, Democratic Left Party (SDĽ) leader shortly before party elections explaining why under his leadership the party has lost significant voter support since 1998.


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When the state can’t keep a secret

A selective leak has tarnished President Kiska’s reputation. But he must continue to speak out about corruption.

President Andrej Kiska

Austria launches random checks close to Slovakia’s borders

Refugees are using new smuggling routes, according to the Austrian minister.

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Unemployment rate continues to decline

The still steeper fall in unemployment could be curbed by the type of jobseekers, analysts opine.

Carmakers have already complained about the lack of qualified labour.

Coalition only agrees on how to talk. But what will they talk about?

Budget talks to decide on concrete policies. Danko wants airplanes, Fico wants better pay for nights and weekends.

Danko, Fico, Bugar.